Middleware Expert


PHP, Symfony, API, Kafka, ESB, Tibco

Are you a Middleware Expert? Become a Rhino join the #crash


We are META, more than a company a TEAM that will shake your idea about tech recruitment. Based in Évora but acting mainly in a remote way, we work with national and international partners in several areas with offices across the country.


We are a disruptive company always ‘charging down’ for big opportunities for the best professionals, through a Human 2 Human approach, we are straight to the point, always focus on transparency, making sure the well-being of our Rhinos and their professional development.


META provides you:

  • A welcome kit 🎒
  • Career progression 📈
  • Health insurance 💙
  • Netflix and Spotify accounts 📺 🎧
  • Coverflex 💰
  • Protocols and special discounts 🤑


We are looking for a Rhino that will…

  • Set up and configure middleware applications, including Tibco, Kafka, Kong, and potentially Pentaho, to facilitate seamless communication and integration among different systems and teams
  • Provide technical expertise, guidance, and support to teams working with middleware applications, ensuring their effective utilization and adherence to best practices. 
  • Monitor and maintain the performance, security, and stability of the middleware applications, taking proactive measures to identify and resolve any issues or bottlenecks.
  • Collaborate with the expertise center at OCCI (Lyon/Braga) for technical coordination, knowledge sharing, and alignment with the company's middleware strategy.
  • Develop and deliver training sessions on Tibco, Kafka, Kong, and other relevant middleware technologies to enhance team members' skills and knowledge.
  • Stay updated with the latest advancements in middleware technologies and industry trends, continuously improving your own expertise and sharing insights within the organization.
  • Assist in the design and architecture of middleware solutions, ensuring scalability, efficiency, and compatibility with existing systems.
  • Participate in the development of new middleware functionalities and enhancements, working closely with cross-functional teams to meet business requirements.


And will be skilled in…

  • Degree in computer science, information technology or related courses
  • +5 years of professional experience as a technical lead, specializing in PHP Symfony and API development.
  • Proficiency in middleware technologies, specifically in ESB (Enterprise Service Bus) concepts, Kafka, and API management.
  • Strong technical expertise and hands-on experience in setting up and managing middleware applications, with a focus on Tibco, Kafka, and Kong. Knowledge of Pentaho is a plus.
  • Demonstrated autonomy and leadership abilities, with the capability to guide and support teams effectively.
  • Excellent communication skills to interact with various stakeholders, explain technical concepts, and provide guidance to non-technical team members.
  • Experience in middleware architecture and the ability to contribute to the design and scalability of the middleware infrastructure.
  • Proactive approach to problem-solving, with the ability to troubleshoot and resolve technical issues efficiently.
  • Self-motivated, eager to learn, and dedicated to staying up-to-date with the latest industry trends and advancements in middleware technologies.
  • English Proficiency (At leat B2)
  • Availability for a hybrid work model in Porto.

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